Made during PICOWARE game jam. This is my first game jam. Had tons of fun making the game. Hope to continue making stupid mini-game about PhD on PICO-8. I have a lot more ideas which I want to implement!

This game is heavily inspired by another submission: I used a lot of codes from it.

This mini-game is part of the collection of PICOWARE. Full game is available here:

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thanks for the follow :D

Thanks for making the awesome GBStudio tutorials series! It’s really helpful. I am preparing myself for the GBJAM7: Will you join that game jam?

Id love to but im juggling a job, my game Dwerve, mu clothing line Panicpop and youtube! So I don't have time to do the jam :( Feel free to use the Gurbs Adventure sprites. I might also make more GB sprites in this weeks video. 

Yay, I don’t know how you manage to do some many things at the same time! By the way, I love your pixel art videos too. Please keep making them! 


Is it endless?

I played lv30 and the speed was terrible.

Hope to see more games created!

Yes, it’s endless. But this is only part of a larger collection. You can play the full game is available here: